Winner of the 2012 Tony Awards for Best Score and Best Choreography, NEWSIES is a high-energy explosion of song and dance you don't want to miss. This extraordinary musical based on the New York City newsboy strike of 1899. Based on the 1992 Disney film, Newsies is the tale of newsboy Jack Kelly, who dreams of a better life far from the hardship of the streets. When Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst raise distribution prices, Jack finds a cause to fight for and rallies his army of newsies to strike. WORKSHOP: Extra Extra – Read all about it! Strike out and learn the art form of storytelling through acting, song and dance. Theatrical experts will guide you in crafting a compelling character and shaping a story’s plot, structure and emotional arc. Bring the story alive as the headliner act of the program showcase!